MindCORE Research Fellowship for Postdoctoral Scholars
MindCORE, Penn's Center for the Intergrative Study of the Mind, University of Pennsylvania
|Job category||Postdoc or similar / Contract type open|
|Location||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Start date||Summer/Fall/Winter 2019|
MindCORE (Mind Center for Outreach, Research, and Education) seeks annually to recruit two outstanding postdoctoral researchers for our Research Fellowship for Post-doctoral Scholars. Housed within the School of Arts and Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania, MindCORE is an interdisciplinary effort to understand human intelligence and behavior.
Designed for individuals who have recently obtained a PhD degree in psychology, linguistics, neuroscience, philosophy or other cognitive science discipline, the MindCORE Fellowship is a springboard for young researchers as they establish their own research program. Fellows are also encouraged to pursue collaborative research with faculty working across disciplines at Penn.
Fellows receive a competitive salary and health insurance plus a modest research budget. Fellows also benefit from access to the greater community of academics including visiting scholars plus leading research facilities equipped with cutting-edge instrumentation all on an urban campus in a vibrant city. Fellows are invited to join regular working group meetings within their field plus career development workshops aimed at young researchers, and will be provided with a mentoring committee. Funding is provided in one year terms renewable for up to three years.
Eligibility & Application
Eligible and complete applications will be evaluated by the Selection Committee and are judged on the following criteria:
MindCORE seeks to award 2 post-doctoral Fellowships per year. Positions may start as early as July 1, 2019. Questions? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Penn adheres to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class. Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
|How to apply|
Candidates must submit 1-2 page research statement that identifies potential collaborative opportunities with MindCORE faculty at Penn, along with a CV and contact information for two referees. Email complete application packets to email@example.com A list of frequently asked questions with answers is available here: https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/post-doctoral-research-fellowship/
|Web address to apply||https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/|
|Email to apply|
|Deadline for full consideration:||
January 2, 2019, 11:59pm EST
(applications under review)
|Hard deadline||No deadline specified (applications considered on an ongoing basis)|
|Web address for more information||https://mindcore.sas.upenn.edu/|
|Time created||November 26, 2018, 3:35pm EST|
|Scheduled expiry date||June 14, 2019, 10:29am EST|
|Last updated||November 26, 2018, 3:35pm EST|
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